6 Tips for Preparing to Live on Your Own by Alice Seeley

Moving out is an important moment in one’s life. As someone who moved across the country for college, I can tell you it’s scary but exciting at the same time. Here are a few tips to help you prepare to live on your own.  Tip #1: Purge Your Closet to Lighten the Load  Moving is […]

How to Save Money During This Inflation Season by Haika Mrema

With inflation reaching 9.1% in June (the highest we have seen in 40 years), it can be difficult to keep up with the higher prices and added expenses. But not all hope is lost! Below are a few ways to conserve your money without having to eliminate the joys of life.  Use Public Transportation   As […]

Saving Money as a College Student by Erika Head

A couple years ago, my university gym announced it would only be open for about six hours a day with restrictions.  I had afternoon classes and could not make it during the open hours, so I had to get an off-campus gym membership. When I returned to my university gym the following school year, I […]

How to Make a Dorm Feel Like Home by Peyton Smith

Living in a dorm room is not always the most glamorous but there are ways to make it prettier as well as functional. Here are a few tricks I have learned from living in dorms  in college that can help you maximize the space in your room and let your personality shine through.  Tip 1: […]

Networking at Student Conferences This Summer

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of attending the Young Women’s Leadership Summit in Grapevine, Texas, hosted by Turning Point USA. Being that it was my first time attending this event, I was not only excited to meet my favorite speakers and make new friends, but also for the opportunities I would have to […]

Questions To Prepare For During Your Next Interview

No matter if you’re in college applying for internships or a young professional looking to make your next career move, it’s always a great idea to brush up on your interviewing skills. Here is a list of the top 10 questions to be prepared to answer in an interview and some tips on how to […]

NeW Empowers Women to Grow Professionally During Professional Development Week

Earlier this month, NeW hosted its 2022 Professional Development Week for the women in its college and young professional networks. Members were able to sign up for one-on-one mentoring sessions and attend virtual programming on various topics aimed to help them grow professionally in the workplace. During the sessions, women asked questions and received personal […]

A Little Thanks Can Make a Big Difference with Kathryn Alford

I may be old-school, but I love sending hand-written notes to people to wish them a happy birthday, congratulate them on a major achievement, or sometimes even just to say hello to a good friend I haven’t talked to in a while. One way this love of cards has particularly served me well in my […]

Establishing a Routine for Working From Home with Ericka Andersen

When I started working from home 7 years ago, it was a strange shift. I’d been working in professional office environments for nearly 8 years and working from home had always felt like a dream. No commute? No required wardrobe? Snacking anytime? You learn very quickly that working from home isn’t exactly as you imagine […]

Communicating in the Workplace with Rhachel Toombs

I often find that those who try and fail (and use failure to improve and try again) are some of the best advice givers. In that vein, I may be qualified to talk about communication not because I manage a team of almost 20, but because I’ve learned how not to communicate (read here, “made […]